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RPS# 748

Architecture Record
Archaeology Record
  • Name
    Castleknock Castle (in ruins)

    Motte and Bailey, Castle, Well (2), graveyard

    Castleknock College,
    College Road

    -6.37002, 53.368

  • Architectural

    This structure is part of the National Inventory of Architectural Heritage. You can find extra information on the building on or by clicking the green National Inventory of Architectural heritage reference number below.


    NIAH Details

    Ruined windmill tower, c.1800, on a circular plan with random rubble stone walls, containing water storage unit within. Possibly site of holy well....[Read More]

    • Rating
    • Type
      mill (wind)
    • Dates
      1780 - 1820
    • Address
      Castleknock College College Road Castleknock
    • County
    • Townland

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  • Archaeology

    This structure is part of the Record of National Monuments and Places. The black box below is this structure's reference number in the Record of National Monuments and Places, and further details of this site can be found on Unfortunately their website is not working fully and only the map viewer is available at this time. will provide a comprehensive description of the site and structure, including details of known excavation work carried out to date.

    DU017-01201 to - 01204
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There are a number of resources which will enable you to find out more about this structure including your local library, the Fingal Archives, the National Museum, the National Library and the Trinity Map Library, to name a few.

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